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    Murder, My Sweet (RKO, 1944). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Dick Powell makes a major change in his on-screen image with his performance as Phillip Marlowe, Raymond Chandler's famed detective. Murder, My Sweet is notable as it is widely considered one of the first film noirs and established the genre's use of low-key black and white photography. Many critics consider the film the most faithful to Chandler's original work, an opinion Chandler himself shared. This one sheet had fold wear and crossfold separations with small chips, a minor chip on top left and bottom right corners, and a tear at the bottom left that extended from the border into the "M" of the title, all addressed in the professional restoration process to create a poster you'll be proud to own. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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